“Sleepless” Gets More Cinemas After its First Two Days at Cine Lokal

From eight (8) SM cinemas dedicated for Cine Lokal movies to twenty-five (25) SM cinemas nationwide, there is no denying that Prime Cruz’s Spleepless is a sleeper hit! Check out the post from their Facebook page here: Not only that the number of cinemas had been times three more than the original plan, some of the cinemas are actually doing 6 screenings a day from the normal 4 … Continue reading “Sleepless” Gets More Cinemas After its First Two Days at Cine Lokal

“Sleepless” Starring Glaiza de Castro & Dominic Roco is Cine Lokal’s Biggest Offering Yet

With the usual two or three films being screened at FDCP and SM Cinema’s “Cine Lokal,” Sleepless is the first film to get a full day screening schedule which gives it at least four screenings a day for one week on all participating SM Cinemas – Mall of Asia, Megamall, North EDSA, Fairview, Southmall, Bacoor, Iloilo and Cebu. During its run at the 2015 Quezon City International … Continue reading “Sleepless” Starring Glaiza de Castro & Dominic Roco is Cine Lokal’s Biggest Offering Yet

Alessandra de Rossi & Empoy Prove Love is Blind in “Kita Kita” Full Trailer

Spring Films released online the full trailer of its upcoming romance comedy film Kita Kita starring Alessandra de Rossi and Empoy, directed by Sigrid Bernardo (Ang Huling Cha-Cha ni Anita, Lorna). Check out the trailer here: Kita Kita is about Lea and Tonyo, two Filipinos living in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan. Lea is a Velo taxi tour guide. She suffers an accident which leads to her being affected … Continue reading Alessandra de Rossi & Empoy Prove Love is Blind in “Kita Kita” Full Trailer

“Sleepless” Director Prime Cruz is On a Roll

Not only his first directorial feature film project Sleepless is getting its wider release this May 26 via FDCP and SM Cinema’s Cine Lokal, director Prime Cruz has a lot in store for us this 2017. Yes, the QCinema 2015 NETPAC Jury Prize winner and Best Actor winner for Dominic Roco film is getting a wider release thru SM Cinema and Film Development Council’s joint project, the Cine Lokal. Sleepless will … Continue reading “Sleepless” Director Prime Cruz is On a Roll

12 Short Feature Finalists for Cinemalaya 2017 Revealed

The 12 finalists for the short feature category for the 2017 Cinemalaya has been revealed. Out of 174 submitted entries, 12 were selected. Here are the 12 finalists of the Cinemalaya 2017 Short Feature Category: ALIENS ATA by Karl Glenn Barit JUANA AND THE SACRED SHORES by Antonne Santiago LOLA CHOLENG by Jean Cheryl Tagyamon FATIMA MARIE TORRES AND THE INVASION OF SPACE SHUTTLE PINAS … Continue reading 12 Short Feature Finalists for Cinemalaya 2017 Revealed

PH Won Six Awards Including Best Actress for Aiai Delas Alas at the AIFFA 2017

May 6, 2017 at the Asean International Film Festival and Awards, held in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia. The Philippines bagged six awards out of 18 nominations. Louie Ignacio took the Best Director award for his film Area, while Aiai delas Alas on the other hand, won the Best Actress award for her portrayal of a not-so young prostitute in Pampanga, also for the film Area. Ricky Davao … Continue reading PH Won Six Awards Including Best Actress for Aiai Delas Alas at the AIFFA 2017

Philippines Bagged 18 Nominations at the Asean International Film Festival & Awards 2017

The Asean International Film Festival & Awards announced the nominations for this year’s event and luckily, submitted films from the Philippines was recognized and we got 18 nominations including two films for the Best Picture category. Here are the Filipino films that are nominated at the Asean International Film Festival and Awards 2017: BEST SCREENPLAY Herlyn Gail Alegre and John Paul Bedia for IMBISIBOL Carlo Catu for … Continue reading Philippines Bagged 18 Nominations at the Asean International Film Festival & Awards 2017

#Cinemalaya2017: Jake Cuenca & Anna Luna Star in the Adventure Love Story “Requited”

A disease-stricken biker attempts to conquer a treacherous terrain on one final adventure that pitted him against nature and the woman he desires. The film directed by Nerissa Picadizo is one of the ten finalists of the Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival 2017. It will star Jake Cuenca (Lihis, Mulat) and Anna Luna (Paglipay) as Matt and Sandy. Matt (Cuenca) is driven by one ultimate goal: to … Continue reading #Cinemalaya2017: Jake Cuenca & Anna Luna Star in the Adventure Love Story “Requited”

#QCinema2017 Line-Up Unveiled

The official film festival of Quezon, City, Philippines, the City of Stars, “QCinema” or the Quezon City International Film Festival has unveiled its line-up for this year. Each entry will be given a 1 million peso grant with full ownership of movie rights. This will be funded by Quezon City Film Development Commission for production as part of QCinema 2017’s Circle Competition. Here are the official entries to … Continue reading #QCinema2017 Line-Up Unveiled

#ToFarm2017: Jason Paul Laxamana’s “Instalado” Starts Shooting

Jason Paul Laxamana’s ToFarm Film Festival 2017 entry Instalado has started filming as per his social media posts: And so it begins. Day 1. #Instalado #ToFarm2017 #SciFi A post shared by Jason Paul Laxamana (@jplaxamana) on Mar 31, 2017 at 6:26pm PDT Other than its main stars McCoy de Leon, Francis Magundayao and Junjun Quintana, Barbara Miguel (Nuwebe, Wan-Tu-Tri)  has apparently been revealed as part of the … Continue reading #ToFarm2017: Jason Paul Laxamana’s “Instalado” Starts Shooting